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Re: [perl #31028] perl -i fails on Win32 unless a backup string isprovided for -i option

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From:
Steve Hay via perl5-porters
Date:
April 25, 2019 16:57
Subject:
Re: [perl #31028] perl -i fails on Win32 unless a backup string isprovided for -i option
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On Tue, 14 Aug 2018 at 00:50, Tomasz Konojacki via RT
<perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:
>
> The problem was fixed in #127663, in-place editing without specifying a backup file is now allowed on Windows. This ticket can be closed.
>
> However, I have noticed that there were some minor leftovers left in perldiag and tests. The attached patch removes them.
>

This should probably go in for 5.30.0. It looks good to me and passes
tests (on Windows at least), though we are in code freeze now...
Sawyer?

Otherwise it would be safe for 5.30.1 (it touches perldiag, but only
to remove an error - nothing changed or new).

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